New NASCAR game scheduled to be launched in 2023, NASCAR 21: Ignition enlargement to return in 2022

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This previous October noticed the discharge of NASCAR 21: Ignition, the primary title in Motorsports Games’ final define for the way forward for NASCAR simulation video games. However, the primary game within the new franchise didn’t go properly. NASCAR 21: Ignition didn’t rating significantly properly amongst the gaming press, and our personal general impressions of it left us wanting much more. Six months after the discharge of NASCAR 21, Motorsports Games has outlined the following steps for its racing franchise.

In a letter to the NASCAR 21: Ignition group, Motorsports Games NASCAR model supervisor Jay Pennell has said what the writer and developer plans to do with its NASCAR video games license, and NASCAR 21, going ahead. First, Pennell said that the most recent patch for NASCAR 21: Ignition, which is slated to repair points with gamers showing underneath automobiles in Career mode and allow cross-generation gameplay, has been delayed. Previously scheduled for April, the following patch will go dwell in June.

Pennell additionally acknowledged the issues with NASCAR 21: Ignition and famous that the franchise wants a bevy of modifications going ahead. However, Pennell said that the trouble and assets wanted to make these wholesale modifications can’t be made within the calendar 12 months of 2022.

The plan is for Motorsports Games to launch a Season Expansion Pack for Xbox, PlayStation, and PC platforms in September 2022. The enlargement will characteristic the total 2022 NASCAR Cup Series staff and driver rosters, the 2022 schedule, three new next-gen automobiles, and aero packages, amongst others. Three supplemental DLC packs for the enlargement can be launched between October to December 2022. The fall of 2022 will even see the discharge of a brand new NASCAR game for the Nintendo Switch.

As far as the way forward for upcoming video games is anxious, Pennell famous that the following game is not going to “inherit the tech debt of NASCAR 21: Ignition as its base.” The subsequent NASCAR game will characteristic the work accomplished by Motorsports Games’ different properties, together with rFactor 2, and nonetheless make the most of the Unreal Engine. Pennell said that the plan is to launch the following Motorsports Games NASCAR game in mid-2023.